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Jelido (Lidocaine Hydrochloride jelly, USP) 20 mg/mL

Therapeutic Class (Urology):

Topical Anaesthetic

Form:

Gel 2%, 20mg/ml

Formats:

JELIDO is available as a sterile, prefilled syringe made of polypropylene with a blue rubber

stopper, a plunger rod and a blue rubber tip cap.  Each syringe contains 11mL and they are packed in boxes of ten.

Ingredients:

Medicinal Ingredients: Lidocaine Hydrochloride (as Lidocaine Hydrochloride Monohydrate) 2% w/w;

Non-medicinal Ingredients: Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Sodium Hydroxide, Water for Injection

 

Indications:

JELIDO™ (lidocaine hydrochloride jelly) is indicated for surface anaesthesia and lubrication for:

  • The male and female urethra during cystoscopy, catheterization, exploration by sound and
  • other endourethral operations;
  • Nasal and pharyngeal cavities in endoscopic procedures such as gastroscopy and bronchoscopy;
  • Proctoscopy and rectoscopy;
  • Tracheal intubation.

Symptomatic treatment of pain in connection with cystitis and urethritis.

Dosage and Directions for Use:

Refer to the JELIDO Prescribing Information (available at https://pdf.hres.ca/dpd_pm/00041954.PDF) for complete dosing information and directions for use.

 

For self-catheterization:

  • Adults:The usual dose for men is 11 mL and the usual dose for women is 6 mL. No more than 4 doses should be given during a 24-hour period.
  • Children: Your doctor will instruct you on the appropriate dose for your child, as this will depend on age and weight.

JELIDO should start to work within 5 to 10 minutes after you apply it.

Contraindications:

Patients with a known history of hypersensitivity to local anesthetics of the amide type or to other components in the the formulation (e.g., Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Sodium Hydroxide, etc. – see Ingredients section).

Warnings and Precautions:

Refer to the Jelido Prescribing Information and Patient Information Leaflet (available at https://pdf.hres.ca/dpd_pm/00041954.PDF ) for complete safety information.

  • Jelido is for topical use only. Do not use parentally.

Storage:

Store between 15°C and 30°C..

For more information, visit: https://pdf.hres.ca/dpd_pm/00041954.PDF

JELIDOTM is a trademark of Pharmascience Inc.

These products may not be suitable for everyone. Read the labels and follow the directions of use.
For additional information, contact us at 1-888-550-6060 or by email at medinfo@pendopharm.com.

 

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